There are 3 ways to get from Ypres to Lille Europe by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Line 72 bus, bus, train  •  1h 33m

  1. Take the line 72 bus from Ieper Markt to Ploegsteert Le Bizet Touquetstraat 72
  2. Take the bus from Le Bizet to Armentieres Gare L99
  3. Take the train from Armentieres to Lille Flandres Ter

Cheapest option

Train  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the train from Ypres / Ieper to Courtrai / Kortrijk Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Gare de Courtrai/Kortrijk to Gare de Lille Flandres LILLE-TOURCOING-MOUSCRON courtrai / ...

10€ - 20€

1 alternative option

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Ypres to Lille Europe 31 km

3€ - 6€

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The cheapest way to get from Ypres to Lille Europe is to drive which costs 3€ - 6€ and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ypres to Lille Europe is to drive which costs 3€ - 6€ and takes 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ypres to Lille Europe. However, there are services departing from Ypres / Ieper and arriving at Gare de Lille Flandres via Gare de Courtrai/Kortrijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 45m.

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The distance between Ypres and Lille Europe is 27 km. The road distance is 31 km.

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The best way to get from Ypres to Lille Europe without a car is to line 72 bus and bus and train which takes 1h 33m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 33m to get from Ypres to Lille Europe, including transfers.

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Ypres to Lille Europe train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Ypres / Ieper station.

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Ypres to Lille Europe train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Gare de Lille Flandres station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ypres to Lille Europe is 31 km. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Ypres to Lille Europe.

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There are 797+ hotels available in Lille Europe. Prices start at 57€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Ypres to Lille Europe.
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  • Distance: 27.1 km
  • Duration: 1h 33m

What companies run services between Ypres, Belgium and Lille Europe, France?

You can take a train from Ypres to Lille Europe via Gare de Courtrai/Kortrijk and Gare de Lille Flandres in around 1h 45m.

Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Armentieres to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 9€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
4€ - 6€
1st Class
4€ - 9€
Train from Gare de Courtrai/Kortrijk to Gare de Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 12€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
6€ - 8€
1st Class
7€ - 12€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Ypres / Ieper to Courtrai / Kortrijk
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
5€ - 8€
1st Class
8€ - 12€
Train from Courtrai to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
5€ - 8€
1st Class
7€ - 12€
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Ieper Markt to Ploegsteert Le Bizet Touquetstraat
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
Ilevia
Phone
+33 3 20 40 40 40
Email
contact@ilevia.fr
Website
ilevia.fr
Bus from Le Bizet to Armentieres Gare
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Ilevia

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